For real this is very very good info! I think everybody can use some resources for your own business, specially when you are starting. Please take your time and review all the links. You will thank me later ;)
The effective management and use of business resources is a strong indicator of the financial success of a company. A company that efficiently uses all of its different business resources will perform at a higher level and make more money than companies who do not. Every business resource adds a certain value to the company; the value is determined by the quantity and quality of the resource.
Here are some links I think you are going to find very helpful for your business:
Crowdfunding 101 - An introduction to crowdfunding and how you can use it to get seed capital for your business.
Business - A business search engine and business directory designed to help its users find the companies, products, services, and information they need. Free service.
Hoovers - Hoover's, Inc. is a business research company that has provided information on U.S. and foreign companies and industries since 1990. Paid service.
infoUSA - InfoUSA.com has compiled the most comprehensive databases in the industry including 210 million U.S. consumers, 14 million U.S. businesses, 12 million executives and more. Free service.
Start Up America Partnership: Business Development Resources to accelerate business growth.
And if you are in the New York are like me, please follow this link with great business resources that is worth to look at (from the New York Public Library):
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